# Undergraduate Scholarships

## Mathematics Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship honors all former Mathematics Department Faculty. Declared majors in the Department of Mathematics are eligible for the scholarships, valued at an expected range of $500-$1250. Recipients should have one of the highest grade point averages in the Department of Mathematics.

## Robert Jewett Scholarship

This scholarship honors former Mathematics Department faculty member, Robert Jewett. Bob was best known for his collaboration with Al Hales on the Hales-Jewett theorem, one of the most important results in Ramsey theory that appears in lists of the “most significant mathematical theorems” type.

One award of $4,000 is available to declared majors in the Department of Mathematics who can demonstrate financial need.

## William Wade Haggard Memorial Scholarship

For upper-classmen pursuing a program to teach mathematics at the elementary or secondary school level. The value of the scholarships is expected to be in the range of $500-$1500. Selection is based on grade point average in mathematics courses and participation in student activities. The award may be renewable for a second year for students making satisfactory progress in the teacher education program.

## Richard Greene Undergraduate Scholarship

Scholarships are for students who pass the Putnam Examination with strong scores. The number and amount of awards will vary year to year.

## Have Questions?

For more information on Scholarships, contact the Math Department at 360-650-3785, Bond Hall 202 or math.department@wwu.edu.

## Letters of Recommendation:

Two references from whom the Scholarship Committee will receive recommendations (must include at least one math professor) |

Letters of Recommendation can be sent directly to math.department@wwu.edu with the subject line:

WWU Math Scholarship / [Student Last Name] Letter of Recommendation